Skill Sets | From the Observer

Whether they were interested in repairing a car door after a collision, building a wall made of wood or styling a mannequin’s hair, technical school students showed off their skills Feb. 25. Manatee Technical College student Matika Liptrot measures...

Manatee District Schools excel at Regional SkillsUSA | From ABC7

Manatee District Schools’ students excelled at the 2016 Region 6 Florida SkillsUSA competitions. Manatee Technical College students won 53 Gold, 27 Silver, and 20 Bronze medals. Over 430 students from nine schools from five counties competed. Two Manatee District...

Students compete in Skills USA event | From the Sarasota Herald Tribune

By Christi Womack christi.womack@heraldtribune.com Published: Thursday, February 25, 2016 at 5:01 p.m. Last Modified: Thursday, February 25, 2016 at 5:01 p.m. Facts WINNERS A list of winners for the state Region 6 SkillsUSA competition, which was Thursday at Manatee...

Manatee County EMS to launch pilot program | From ABC 7

It is practiced in other regions, and known by names including paramedicine, social medicine and integrated healthcare. Now, Manatee County EMS is in the process of implementing a pilot program designed to help people stay out of the E.R.,...

14 graduate from MTC fire academy | From the Bradenton Herald

BRADENTON — The Fire Science Academy of Manatee Technical College graduated class No. 25 on Saturday at MTC’s Main Campus. The 14 graduates were Brett Ameye, Mathew Assenmacher, Garrison Clark, Joe Fleming, Joshua Halloran, Jacob Malezis, Jonah Mallick, Devin...

MTC to host car, truck and bike show | From the Sarasota Herald Tribune

The Automotive Service Technology and Automotive Collision Repair and Refinishing programs at Manatee Technical College will host MTC’s Fourth Annual Car and Bike Show on Sunday, February 28, 2016, from 10 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  The family-friendly event will feature a car,...